Mon 9 Nov, 2009 06:56 pm - [QUOTE=Fido;101832]As an old hand told me, it is life by the braille method... You feel your way through, and some times the emotions speak better truth than does reason...There is a time to take... (view)
Tue 6 Oct, 2009 03:00 pm - [QUOTE=paulhanke;95462]... when it is of the "deus ex machina" kind - it's just poor storytelling ;) ... but when slight, random currents driven by the energy from the sun can loop... (view)
Thu 1 Oct, 2009 04:45 pm - [QUOTE=salima;94484]what will also be interesting is whether it looks any different to me after my cataract surgery![/QUOTE]
Looking up the word 'cataract' in the dictionary, it looks... (view)
Wed 30 Sep, 2009 09:48 am - [QUOTE=salima;94257]update on the optical illusion-
i finally got someone over here to look at this thing, worried about my monitor you know...and he also could not see the wavey thing moving. so... (view)
Sun 20 Sep, 2009 05:03 pm - [QUOTE=salima;92278]things are beginning to blur more and more, arent they?
i think one of the issues would be whether or not there is the capability of being any intent to cause pain or harm...we... (view)
Sun 20 Sep, 2009 12:56 pm - [QUOTE=salima;92138]but animals remember what they have done-they remember which people are threatening or friendly, i think...they may not sit and stew about it like human beings do, but it will... (view)
Sat 19 Sep, 2009 06:07 pm - [QUOTE=salima;91062]you mean everybody sees that thing moving except me?[/QUOTE]
Yes. In this case you are extremely exceptional.
I would even call it fascinating.
It would also be interesting to... (view)
Sat 19 Sep, 2009 03:29 pm - [QUOTE=salima;91062]
i had thought that if the brain were so biological that it would have a sort of warning in it when it was providing its own sensory stimulation. not to mention i have to... (view)
Thu 17 Sep, 2009 04:51 pm - [QUOTE=rhinogrey;90782]It doesn't prove anything,[/QUOTE]
I don't agree.
It definitely proves that our mind CAN be fooled.
However, as Salima's amazing post shows, it also... (view)
Mon 14 Sep, 2009 05:52 pm - [QUOTE=jeeprs;89963]It is...'a melody that sings itself'. [/QUOTE]
[QUOTE=paulhanke;90068] so it really seems to be the world "singing" itself that makes the world what it is :)... (view)